Translational Faculty
Our translational research strives to bridge the bench-to-bedside gap, combining our basic and clinical strengths, to develop new therapeutics, drug delivery systems and diagnostic tools for vascular-based pathology.

Research Area:

Endothelial Cell Phenotypes in Health and Disease

William Aird, M.D.
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Vascular Permeability & Angiogenesis

Harold F. Dvorak, M.D.
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Renovascular Disease


David J. Friedman, M.D.
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Intercellular Communication and Angiogenesis

Shou-Ching S. Jaminet, Ph.D.
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Pre-eclampsia


Ananth Karumanchi, M.D.
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Endocrine/thyroid cancer translational research (role of BRAFV600E in the angiogenic microenvironment and metabolism)

Carmelo Nucera, MD, PhD
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Bioactive Lipids in Cancer


Dipak Panigrahy, M.D.
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Inflammation, vascular leakage, mitochondria, sepsis, and kidney injury


Samir M. Parikh, M.D.
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Endothelial cell dysfunction in sepsis


Nathan I. Shapiro M.D.